Ben Roethlisberger pumps his fist after throwing a touchdown pass against the Houston Texans at Heinz Field.

No scoring as third quarter ends with Steelers ahead 24-13

With no scoring by either team in the third quarter after a flurry of them before the half, the Steelers took a 24-13 lead over the Houston

about 2 hours ago

 Le'Veon Bell takes screen pass for a six yard gain earlier this month against the Jaguars at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida.

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 10.20.14

Ray takes your questions in anticipation of tonight’s game against the Texans at Heinz Field.

about 8 hours ago

 Houston defensive end J.J. Watt returns a fumble for a touchdown earlier this month against Indianapolis.

Steelers must be on the watch for J.J. Watt

Houston Texans star defensive end J.J. Watt lines up all over the place and makes plays from everywhere.

about 23 hours ago

 Steelers coach Mike Tomlin may face even more criticism if his team loses at home tonight against Houston.

Ron Cook: Winning is best way for Steelers to win over critics

Ron Cook says a Steelers win tonight against the Houston Texans should silence the “always right” critics.

about 23 hours ago

 The Texans' J.J. Watt runs back an Indianapolis Colts fumble for a touchdown on Oct. 9.

Gerry Dulac's Game Seven Matchup: Steelers vs. Texans

A look inside Steelers-Texans, including who to watch for on both sides of the ball and three keys to the game.

about 23 hours ago

 Lawrence Timmons

Head to head: Steelers ILB Lawrence Timmons vs. Texans RB Arian Foster

The Texans ground game and star running back Arian Foster tend to be a big problem for opposing teams, especially for the Steelers.

about 23 hours ago

 Ben Roethisberger checks the scoreboard in the final seconds of the loss at Cleveland.

Rebuilding can take many forms in NFL

Even if the Steelers insist they aren't rebuilding, every era must end eventually - it's the path teams take from there that is crucial.

1 day ago

 Le'Veon Bell leaves his preliminary hearing Wednesday.

On the Steelers: For Le'Veon Bell, there will be no getting around two-game suspension

Both the good and bad news is that he may indeed enter the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program after he was charged.

1 day ago

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40th Anniversary Season: Sp-Sputtering St-Steelers Win

The Steelers continue to resemble an Evel Knievel rocket shot. They take off with a bang but then they malfunction.

1 day ago

 Mike Tomlin: Has he gone through a worse stretch?

Ron Cook: Mike Tomlin, Steelers have no choice but to accept pressure

As far as Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is concerned, he and his team must embrace pressure, expectations and the scrutiny that comes with it.

1 day ago

 Martin Dezell, center, of Shadyside and a Green Bay Packers fan and his friend Nick DellaNeve, a Buffalo Bills fan, watch football in the bar area referred to as "the horseshoe" at Stack'd in Shadyside.

Bars pay an arm, a leg and a beer for NFL content

The Steelers are king in Pittsburgh. But many bars in the area are paying small fortunes for the ability to broadcast other NFL games.

1 day ago

 In this Aug. 21, 2014, file photo, the Steelers' Stephon Tuitt stands on the field during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Eagles in Philadelphia.

Steelers' Tuitt to get first start vs. Texans

Rookie Stephon Tuitt will make his debut as a starter at defensive end for Steelers Monday night against Houston Texans.

2 days ago

 Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer throws a touchdown pass to Jordan Cameron as he's defended by Steelers' James Harrison in the second quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland Sunday afternoon, October 12, 2014.

James Harrison: Dick LeBeau not responsible for decline of Steelers defense

Veteran outside linebacker James Harrison defends the defensive scheme and Steelers coordinator Dick LeBeau.

3 days ago

 Browns' Jordan Cameron pulls in a pass for a touchdown against Steelers' Cortez Allen in the second quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland Sunday afternoon, October 12, 2014.

Steelers notebook: Benching could help cornerback Cortez Allen

The Steelers have benched starting CB Cortez Allen again and will start Brice McCain against his ex-teammates with Houston Monday night.

3 days ago

 From his maniacal workouts to his storied play with the Steelers in the 1970s and '80s, Mike Webster was known for toughness on the field. After his career and life ended, however, he was known as something else — a reason to study brain damage in NFL players.

The story behind Mike Webster, concussions, and Will Smith's movie set in Pittsburgh

Will Smith’s newest project focuses on NFL players and concussions, and the discovery in Pittsburgh of their lasting effects.

3 days ago

 July 18, 1981: Webster lifts 280 pounds during summer workouts at St. Vincent College in Latrobe.

A life off-center: Mike Webster's battles

This story was originally published in 1997, long before the NFL and CTE were connected through Mike Webster’s legacy.

3 days ago

 Jason Worilds reaches to take down Panthers QB Cam Newton on a scramble in the second quarter Sept. 21 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

Steelers' Worilds is forced to cover, not rush

The Steelers' situation on defense forces outside linebacker and pass rusher Jason Worilds to cover receivers more than he would like.

4 days ago

 David DeCastro, Maurkice Pouncey and Ramon Foster watch the final minutes of their team's loss against the Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland Sunday afternoon.

Jerry Micco's sports chat transcript: 10.15.14

Plenty of Steelers-related soul-searching in this afternoon’s chat.

5 days ago

 Ben Roethisberger looks at the game clock in the final seconds of their loss to the Browns Sunday at First Energy Stadium in Cleveland.

Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 10.15.14

Gerry takes your questions on the state of the Steelers.

5 days ago

 Steelers coach Mike Tomlin speaks to the media during his weekly press conference Tuesday at the Steelers South Side training facility.

On the Steelers: Mike Tomlin not promising changes, but ...

Coach Mike Tomlin hints that change might be in the air for the Steelers, but he offers no promises.

5 days ago


Steelers lead Texans 24-13 through 3 quarters

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Ben Roethlisberger had touchdown passes to Martavis Bryant and Le'Veon Bell on each side of a scoring toss

Garrett shuns contract talk with hot Dallas start

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- Add Jason Garrett to the list of questions about new contracts facing Cowboys owner Jerry Jones....

Fantasy Football

The Fantasy Fools: Just another ho-hum week in Fantasyland

It was that kind of weekend -- one when usually reliable studs are marginalized and fantasy scores are generally depressed across the board.

The Fantasy Fool: Week 7 Starters & Benchwarmers

If you’re looking for help with your real starting lineup conundrums, read on.



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